Indian History GK Questions Answers MCQ set 363

By | September 15, 2017

Indian History Questions Answers 10000 MCQ.

Question 1
Which of the following is not a known reason for the decline of Gupta empire?
A
Invasion by Turkish invaders from the Middle east.
B
Competition from the Vakatakas and the rise of Yashodharman in Malwa.
C
Lose of imperial authority caused by the rise of feudal lords.
D
Invasion by the Huna peoples from Central Asia.
Question 2
Lord Buddha was born in
A
Vaishali
B
Bodh Gaya
C
Pataliputra
D
Lumbini
Question 3
Who propounded the theory of???Drain of wealth'?
A
Gandhiji
B
Dadabhai Nauroji
C
Tilak
D
Nehru
Question 4
The Battle of Wandiwash was fought between
A
The Nizam of Hyderabad and the French
B
The Nawab of Carnatic and the English
C
The English and the French
D
The English and Hyder Ali
Question 5
Consider the following statements about Sufism
  1. The Sufism were critical of the dogmatic definitions and scholastic methods of interpreting the Quran and Sunna (traditions of the prophet) adopted by the theologianc.
  2. The Sufis sought an interpretation of the Quran on the basis of their personal experience.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
A
Only 1
B
Only 2
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Neither 1 nor 2
Question 6
Why is Joan of Arc remembered
A
She drove the English from Calais.
B
She led a peasant uprising that ended feudalism.
C
She led the French to victories against the English in the Hundred Years War.
D
She led the English troops in the Hundred Years War.
Question 7
Anekantavada is a core theory and philosophy of which one of the following?
A
Vaishnavism
B
Sikhism
C
Buddhism
D
Jainism
Question 8
The Arab conquest of Sind in 712 AD had taken place under the leadership of
A
Mohammed of Ghazni
B
Mohammed-bin-Qasim
C
Mohammed of Ghori
D
None of the above
Question 9
Akbar's concept of Sulh-i-kul (or Qul) means
A
friendship and goodwill to all
B
common brotherhood
C
fraternity and friendship
D
harmony and peace to all
Question 10
Who among the following introduced the famous Persian festival of NAUROJ in India?
A
Alauddin
B
Firuz Tughluq
C
Iltutmish
D
Balban
Question 11
Which one of the following traders first came to India during the Mughal period?
A
British
B
Danish
C
Portuguese
D
Dutch
Question 12
Which Gupta emperor has been called 'Lichchhavi-dauhitra'?
A
Chandragupta I
B
Samudragupta
C
Shrigupta
D
Chandragupta II
Question 13
Consider the following statements:
  1. Ahmednagar was ruled by Nizamshahi dynasty.
  2. Bijapur was ruled by Adil Shahi dynasty
Choose the right option:
A
Both i and ii are correct
B
Only i is correct
C
Only ii is correct
D
Neither i nor ii is correct
Question 14
According to a late tradition, the spread of Jainism in Karnataka is attributed to
A
Parashavanath
B
Ashoka
C
Mahavira
D
Chandragupta Maurya
Question 15
During Shivaji's rule the Council of the State consisted of
A
Twelve Ministers
B
Fifteen Ministers
C
Eight Ministers
D
Eighteen Ministers
Question 16
Irani System of 'Sajda' was started by?
A
Razia
B
Balban
C
Mohammed Tughlaq
D
Iltutmish
There are 16 questions to complete.

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